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Maine College of Art: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Maine College of Art

Website: http://www.meca.edu
Address: 522 Congress St. , Portland , Maine - 04101-3494
Phone: (207) 775-3052
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's
Campus setting
Small City
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Special Focus Institutions--Schools of art- music- and design
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services No
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students No
Placement services for completers No
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning No
ROTC No
Study abroad Yes
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $40
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
381
128
253
Percent admitted
80%
84%
78%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
34%
37%
32%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
480
600
SAT Math
450
580
SAT Writing
460
580
ACT Composite
20
28
ACT English
-
-
ACT Math
-
-
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Recommended
Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $26,490
Out-of-state tuition $26,490
Books and supplies $2,100
On-campus room and board $9,000
On-campus other expenses $1,200
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
100%
-
Federal grant aid
30%
$4,667
State or local grant aid
16%
$2,685
Institutional grant aid
100%
-
Loan aid
100%
$4,575
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
369
35%
65%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 341
Estimated graduates enrolled 28
Undergraduates 24 years old 90%
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old 10%
GRADUATION RATE
Total 46%
Men 36%
Women 49%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 35%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 40%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 46%

Contact Information

Address: 522 Congress St, Portland, ME
Phone Number:  

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $25,320 $26,060 $27,165 $28,280 4.1%
Books and supplies $1,800 $2,100 $2,100 $2,100 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,900 $7,380 $9,000 $9,700 7.8%
Other $1,800 $1,800 $1,200 $1,200 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $6,000 $6,000 $6,000 $9,100 51.7%
Other $2,200 $2,200 $1,200 $1,200 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $5,620 $5,620 $5,300 $1,200 -77.4%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $35,820 $37,340 $39,465 $41,280 4.6%
Off Campus $35,320 $36,360 $36,465 $40,680 11.6%
Off Campus with Family $32,740 $33,780 $34,565 $31,580 -8.6%
 

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Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $40
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 353 84 269
Percent admitted 78% 83% 77%
Percent admitted who enrolled 25% 13% 29%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school rank   X
Secondary school record   X
Recommendations X  
Formal demonstration of competencies X  
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)   X
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 61 88%
ACT 9 15%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 440 620
SAT Math 420 550
SAT Writing 450 580
ACT Composite 16 28

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education 12/1/1978 -   Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / Program Periods of Accreditation Status
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation
Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs 9/1/1973 -   Accredited

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